Midlife crisis? More like midlife calling. Here's how to find yours.

Did you know that shifting to a positive perspective on aging can add 7.5 years to your life? Or that there is a provable U-curve of happiness that shows people get happier after age 50?

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Aging is inevitable, but it doesn't have to be so taboo.

After helping turn AirBnB into a multi-billion-dollar business, hospitality maverick Chip Conley founded the Modern Elder Academy, the world's first midlife wisdom school. In this Big Think Live session, Conley will explain why the term 'elder' must be reclaimed, how to make the absolute best of your career at this stage, and how to conduct the 'Great Midlife Edit' to boost your happiness.

Ask your questions during the live Q&A! Streaming via YouTube and Facebook, and via Big Think Edge (for subscribers only).

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